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Image Recognition Technology Could Transform Shopping

Imagine taking a picture of something and then being told exactly where it can be bought.

10/29/2014

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Boston Puts Brakes On Haystack Parking App

A new app that allows people to find parking spaces in Boston is being shut down in response to a vote by the city council.

08/21/2014

The 'Glasses Off' app (WBZ-TV)

‘Glasses Off’ App Claims To Retrain Brain To See Better

WBZ-TV’s Dr. Mallika Marshall looks into claims that an app can retrain your brain to see better.

05/23/2014

(Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

A New Era

It seems to me that when it comes to modern telephony I’m about four years behind the curve…

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/14/2014

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Boston Company Builds Gaming App For Children’s Health

A Boston company has developed a game designed to help kids with asthma, one of the most common chronic illnesses among children.

WBZ-TV–02/06/2014

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Need A Cab In Boston? There’s A New App For That

A high-tech way to grab a cab? Now there’s an app for that.

10/17/2012

(Image courtesy: Dunkin' Donuts)

Dunkin’ Donuts Unveils Mobile Pay App

The company believes the app should speed up lines because users won’t have to wait for change or for credit cards to be processed.

08/16/2012

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Boston Testing Automatic Pothole Detector App

Boston officials are testing an app called Street Bump that allows drivers to automatically report the road hazards to the city as soon as they hear that unfortunate “thud,” with their smartphones doing all the work.

07/20/2012

(Photo courtesy: PCCS-Center for Coastal Studies)

Saving Right Whales From Boat Collisions? There’s An App For That

Even at a sturdy 70 tons, the North Atlantic right whale is no match for the huge ships that cross its path carrying cargo, passengers and the threat of lethal collisions.

04/07/2012

A customer makes a purchase with their phone.

Paying With Your Phone Is Easy, But Is It Safe?

Paying for every day purchases with a smart phone is getting more popular, but many shoppers wonder if it is safe.

03/29/2012

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